WavSink Sample

Shows how to implement a custom media sink in Microsoft Media Foundation. The sample implements an archive sink that writes uncompressed PCM audio to a .wav file.

APIs Demonstrated

This sample demonstrates the following Media Foundation interfaces:


The WavSink sample contains two Visual Studio projects:

  • WavSink.vcproj builds a static library that contains the media sink implementation.
  • WriteWavFile.vcproj builds a console application that uses the media sink to produce a .wav file. This application links to the library created by the WavSink project.


Product Version
Windows SDK Windows 7


Downloading the Sample

This sample is available in the Windows classic samples github repository.

Media Foundation SDK Samples

Media Sinks